Agreed. It was a near-religious experience in 2017, when we drove up to Idaho and saw it in clear blue skies. I tend to joke that it was as profound an experience as the birth of my two kids
, but it's not that much of a joke. Even 99.9% of the eclipse doesn't compare to totality, it's like: almost getting a hole in one in golf, vs. getting a hole in one. Or something something orgasms something something.